KTRS-A To Host Republican Sen. Debate On-Air -- And On Facebook
January 9, 2012 at 4:11 PM (PT)
CH HOLDINGS Talk KTRS-A/ST. LOUIS will host a live audio/video debate between Republican Congressman TODD AKIN and Former MISSOURI State Treasurer SARAH STEELMAN debate live on KTRS FACEBOOK page, with running commentary from viewers. The two are vying for the Republican nomination for Dem. CLAIRE MCKASKILL's seat.
Moderating the debate will be JO MANNIES of the ST LOUIS BEACON, and KTRS morning host MCGRAW MILHAVEN. "Someday soon, everybody will be broadcasting on FACEBOOK, but for KTRS to lead the way, it’s very exciting and we are very proud to say we are the first," MILHAVEN said.
The debate will consist of an opening and closing statement by each of the candidates and questions from the moderators as well as responses from the candidates. It ill be carried live on KTRS-A, KTRS.COM and FACEBOOK, commercial-free, from 9-10a.